Datapoint Haitian Creole/t͡ʃ - voiceless palato-alveolar sibilant affricate

It is questionable whether this sound has phonemic status. The following minimal pairs exist: tèk/tchèk (interjection / check, verification) ; teke/tcheke ('to tap / to check off')

Values

Exists only as a minor allophone

Example 49-375:

tchoul; tchatcha
tourist guide, servant; maracas